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Marvin Hamlisch, Rest in Peace


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#1 Helene

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Posted 07 August 2012 - 11:38 AM

From the Seattle Symphony Facebook page is a post in tribute to Marvin Hamlisch, who among his other accomplishments was Principal Pops Conductor of SSO, and who just died:

http://seattletimes....inhamlisch.html

Here's a link to a marvelous photo of him in front of Pike Place Market, just a few blocks from Benaroya Hall:
https://www.facebook...54924433&type=1

Rest in peace, Mr. Hamlisch.

#2 Anthony_NYC

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Posted 07 August 2012 - 01:44 PM

I had the privilege of meeting him briefly a few times over the years, and wish the obits could say that in addition to his many well-known accomplishments, he seemed always to be just the nicest guy.

#3 dirac

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Posted 07 August 2012 - 02:44 PM

He did seem like a nice guy, and his music gave pleasure to many.

#4 Mme. Hermine

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Posted 11 August 2012 - 05:03 AM

He had a sort of a recurring role on the sitcom The Nanny and was very funny in it.




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